verb (used with object)
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Origin of accession
OTHER WORDS FROM accessionac·ces·sion·al, adjectivenon·ac·ces·sion, nounre·ac·ces·sion, nounun·ac·ces·sion·al, adjective
Words nearby accession
Example sentences from the Web for accessioning
A description of the operation of accessioning in the New York public library (Reference department) is enclosed as a sample.
Its system of accessioning will be abandoned as soon as possible.
He also began the accessioning and shelf marking of the books.Report of the Chief Librarian|J. O. Wilson and General Assembly Library (New Zealand)
Note—In the decision to replace, the labor of accessioning and withdrawal must always be taken into account.Mending and Repair of Books|Margaret Wright Brown
British Dictionary definitions for accessioning
- an addition to land or property by natural increase or improvement
- the owner's right to the increased value of such land